WigLe Dance CIC is committed to providing dance as a creative discipline to a new generation of our borough’s youth and igniting The Fire Within children and young people across the Wigan Borough, inspiring them to experience the freedom and liberation of expression through movement. Each WigLe session is filled with joy and friendship, directing Wigan’s young people to live happy, healthy and socially engaged lives through dance.
WigLe Dance CIC was established in 2017 using funding from Wigan Council’s Communities Investment Fund to become Wigan’s dedicated dance development organisation, working to raise the quantity and quality of dance activity across the borough. WigLe was awarded 'The Deal Community Programme of the Year 2019' in recognition of its impact.
Taking a hyperlocal & youth-led approach to dance development, we specialise in supporting CYP to discover a passion for dance and to take that passion to the next level. WigLe’s pay-as-you-go classes are designed to be welcoming and affordable to all, without compromising on quality. WigLe Studios, our ‘instagramable’ base within Leigh’s cultural quarter, was refurbished in 2019 using a capital grant from Sport England.
Since 2017 WigLe has: